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On the Road, Fellini & All That Jazz

Ludovico Granvassu By

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The Road. A place that inspires both composing music and listening to it.

In this episode of Mondo Jazz we'll focus on music about a road to Timbuktu, French, Italian and Brooklyn streets, being on the road and the road as a metaphor for a jazzist's necessary openness to the unexpected. Not to mention, jazz inspired by the soundtrack of Federico Fellini's "La Strada" [The street, in Italian].

Playlist

  • Thievery Corporation "OGD (Road Song)" from Sounds From The Verve Hi-Fi (Verve)
  • Sexmob "Zamparo (La Strada)" from Cinema, Circus & Spaghetti (Sexmob Plays Fellini: The Music of Nino Rota) (The Royal Potato Family)
  • Enrico Pieranunzi "La Strada" from Fellini Jazz (CAM)
  • Avion Travel "Gelsomina" from Nino Rota—L'amico magico (Sugar Music)
  • Richard Galliano "Il matto sul filo" from Nino Rota (Deutsche Grammofon)
  • Jacki Byard "La Strada" from Amarcord Nino Rota (Hannibal)
  • Geri Allen "La strada" from Timeless Portraits and Dreams (Telarc)
  • Mario Arcari, Armando Corsi, Paolino Dalla Porta, Antonello Salis, Fulvio Maras "Greco" from Il Viandante Immaginario (Egea)
  • Aldo Romano, Nelson Veras "Via de la Penna" from Intervista (Universal)
  • Francesco Negro Trio "Via Reggio Calabria" from Silentium (AlfaMusic)
  • Paolo Fresu Devil Quartet "Another Road to Timbuctu" from Stanley Music! (EMI Marketing)
  • Phronesis "Rue Cinq Diamants" from aLive (Edition Records)
  • Peter Schwebs Quintet "On Cortelyou Road" from In-Between Seasons & Places (Berthold Records)
  • Fabrizio Cassol "Les enfants de la rue" from Strange Fruit (BLue Note)
  • Branford Marsalis "The Road You Choose" from I Heard You Twice the First Time (Columbia)
  • Jr. Walker's All Star Band & The All Stars "(I'm a) Road Runner" from Jr. Walker & the All Stars: The Definitive Collection (Uni/Motown)
  • 15-60-75 (The Numbers Band) "Narrow Road" from Jimmy Bell's Still in Town (Earthan)
  • Mark Simmonds Freeboppers "On the Road" from Fire (Birdland Records)
  • Mark Murphy "Parker's Mood" from Bop For Kerouac (Muse Records)
  • Jenny Scheinman "Song Of The Open Road" from 12 Songs (Cryptogramophone)
  • Rob Wasserman, Lou Reed "One For My Baby (And One More For the Road" from Duos (MCA)

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